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Glitter Gradient Nails

Hi everyone! Sorry for being MIA for so long, I have been getting back into the grove of school. I will be uploading the nail videos and picture tutorials that I had time to capture but not edit yet. Hopefully I can get back on schedule very soon! But for now enjoy these super simple Glitter Gradient nails that will look good on any nail shape for any occasion.

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Start off by applying a base coat, I used Orly’s “Bonder Rubberized Base Coat.”

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Apply a base color of your choice. I used Sally Hansen’s Complete Salon Manicure in “Pink Pong.”

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With a glitter of your choice, apply a light layer over a third of the nail. I used Sephora by OPI in “Only Gold for me Top Coat.”

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Apply some of that glitter polish on a makeup sponge and then dab that on to about half of the nail, making it more concentrated as you get towards the tip.

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Lastly, apply a top coat, I used Orly’s “Polishield All-In-One Ultimate Top Coat.”

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Your super simple Gradient Nails are finished!

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Geode Nails

Hi everyone! Today I created my version of the oh so popular geode nails! I think they turned out pretty well, let me know what you think! These are super easy and you really don’t need anything but the nail polish brushes. They are perfect for beginner since one of the beautiful things about geodes is how imperfect they are, so there is no need to worry about the shapes. I hope you all enjoy!

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Start off by applying a base coat, I used China Glaze’s “Strong Adhesion Base Coat.”

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Apply a neutral color as the base polish, I used Revlon’s Colorstay Gel Envy in “Well Suited.”

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With different shades of one color, I chose purple, apply big blobs or circular like shapes on the nail. Starting with the lightest as the largest on the bottom and the darkest in the center or top with a glitter. I used (in order) Kokie’s “Heavenly”, Sally Hansen’s Hard as Nails Xtreme Wear in “No Hard Feelings”, Jenna Hipp’s “Tres Parfait”, Max Studio’s “Royal Affair” and Wet n Wild’s megalast in “Sparkle and Grey.”

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To add some more sparkle you can outline the entire nail with a metallic color. I used Winstonia’s “Fine Line” brush and Emori’s “Silver.”

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Lastly, apply a top coat, I used China Glaze’s “No Chip Top Coat.”

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Your Geode Nails are finished!

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